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Duarte Province wins first invitational amateur boxing tournament Wanda Fishmonger Cup

The Duarte province team won the first inter-province amateur boxing tournament successfully held at the Gregorio Luperón club in the Capa


The Duarte province team won the first inter-province amateur boxing tournament successfully held at the Gregorio Luperón club in the Capacito sector, which was overflowing with fans who massively attended the well-attended boxing event dedicated to Jovanny Gómez and boxing glory Roberto Mejía (Beba ).

The Duarte province, represented by boxers from San Francisco de Macorís, Cenovi and Villa Riva, totaled 13 wins, while the La Vega province led by boxers from La Vega and Constanza could only win four athletes.

The Villa Riva delegation won gold medals Jeyson Lantigua in the 48 kilograms, Wilson Mejía in 52, in 54 Jefferson Guribe won first place, Leandro Suarez got first place in 62 kilos and José Miguel Polo in 63.

On their side, the boxers from San Francisco de Macorís, represented by the Sonadores schools of the Duarte club and the Lucilo La Para club, achieved first places in 100-pound children’s Jassiel de Jesús, Ismael Rosario in 105, Daron Ortega in 110, Janio Bencosme in 115, Jeffry Rodríguez at 140, Keury Ventura at 145, Ludwin Santos at 150, and Brayan Almanzar at heavyweight.

The representation of the Olympic city of La Vega could only win in the children’s and youth categories at the hands of Cristopher de Jesús, Franklin Rosario, José Antonio and Dahiony Calderón.

After the successful boxing day, the journalist Tony Reyes, administrator of the Wanda fishmonger, delivered the great cup that was disputed in the sports fair to the representation of the Duarte province.

Likewise, Dr. Luis Domínguez accompanied by Diogenes Romano, Darío Pérez, July Cisnero and Dr. Vladimir Cáceres awarded medals to the most outstanding athletes of the event.

Likewise, Jovanny Gómez and the glory of provincial boxing Roberto Mejía (Beba) were recognized with plaques for their valuable contributions to provincial boxing.

In addition to the Wanda fish market, the activity was supported by the newspaper El Regional, Donald de Jesús )(Pepey) Ramón de la Rosa (Tom), Ivi and Dionel Reynoso under the coordination of Professor Orlando Estrella.